Factbook: U.S. Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands (territory of the US) Geography Location: Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of Puerto Rico Geographic coordinates: 18 20 N, 64 50 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 352 sq km land: 349 sq km water: 3 sq km Area – comparative: twice…


Factbook: Turks & Caicos

  Turks & Caicos (dependent territory of the UK) Geography Location: Caribbean, two island groups in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of The Bahamas Geographic coordinates: 21 45 N, 71 35 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 430 sq km land: 430 sq km water: 0 sq km Area – comparative:…


Factbook: Trinidad & Tobago

Trinidad & Tobago   Geography Location: Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Venezuela Geographic coordinates: 11 00 N, 61 00 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 5,130 sq km land: 5,130 sq km water: 0 sq km Area – comparative: slightly smaller than Delaware…


Factbook: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Geography Location: Caribbean, islands in the Caribbean Sea, north of Trinidad and Tobago Geographic coordinates: 13 15 N, 61 12 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total : 340 sq km land: 340 sq km water: 0 sq km Area – comparative: twice the size of Washington,…


Factbook: St. Lucia

Saint Lucia Geography Location: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago Geographic coordinates: 13 53 N, 60 68 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 620 sq km land: 610 sq km water : 10 sq km Area – comparative: 3.5 times the size…


Factbook: St. Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis Geography Location: Caribbean, islands in the Caribbean Sea, about one-third of the way from Puerto Rico to Trinidad and Tobago Geographic coordinates: 17 20 N, 62 45 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 269 sq km land: 269 sq km water: 0 sq km Area – comparative:…


Factbook: Grenada

Grenada Geography Location: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago Geographic coordinates: 12 07 N, 61 40 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total : 340 sq km land: 340 sq km water: 0 sq km Area – comparative: twice the size of Washington, DC…


Factbook: Domincan Republic

Dominican Republic Geography Location: Caribbean, eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of Haiti Geographic coordinates: 19 00 N, 70 40 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 48,730 sq km land: 48,380 sq km water : 350 sq km Area –…


Factbook: Dominica

Dominica Geography Location: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, about one-half of the way from Puerto Rico to Trinidad and Tobago Geographic coordinates: 13 30 N, 61 20 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 750 sq km land: 750 sq km water : 0 sq km…


Factbook: British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands (dependent territory of the UK) Geography Location: Caribbean, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of Puerto Rico Geographic coordinates: 18 30 N, 64 30 W Map references: Central America and the Caribbean Area: total: 150 sq km land: 150 sq km water: 0 sq km note : includes…